14th Annual

Mutt Strut Walk & 5K Run

presented by Dearborn Family Pet Care
Help Support The Dearborn Animal Shelter

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Ford Field Park in Dearborn
(22051 Cherry Hill St.)

5k Run

at 8 a.m.

Walk Begins

at 9:30 a.m.

The Mutt Strut is a community-wide animal celebration that includes a pledge driven walk, and dog-friendly 5K run. The festivities will take place on Saturday, May 11, 2019 (rain or shine).  The Mutt Strut promotes healthy relationships between people and their companion animals and education about the sustainable health of pets and their people.

When:  Saturday, May 11, 2019 9 am- 3 pm

Location: Ford Field in Dearborn, MI (22051 Cherry Hill St.)


7:00 AM: 5K Registration & Packet Pick-Up

7:55 AM: Mayor’s Remarks, Star Spangled Banner

8:00 AM: 5K Race Start

9:00 AM: Race Awards

9:00 AM: Vendor Booths Open

9:15 AM: Awards Ceremony and Prizes for Top Fundraisers

9:25 AM: Sponsor Remarks

9:30 AM: Walk Start

9:30 AM: CGC Testing for Canines Begins, Free Agility Course Opens, Lure Course Opens

10:30 AM: Food Trucks Open

3:00 PM: Event Ends



Pet Games & Contests Schedule

9:30 AM: Best Kisser

10:00 AM: Best Howler

10:30 AM: Mummify Your Dog

12:00 PM: Hot Dog Toss

12:30 PM: Owner Look-a-Like

1:00 PM: Musical Hoops

1:30 PM: Best Mystery Mutt

2:00 PM: Peanut Butter Lick


Fundraising Prizes

We encourage all Mutt Strut Walk and 5K participants to create a page and fundraise to support FAMD and the animals we help. To reward you for your efforts, the top fundraising team will win the chance to name up to 8 shelter animals. You will also receive a photo of the animals you have named.